10 minute rule
Try to give the child a tsp of gatorade (over 12mos) or pedialyte
(under 12 mos) every 10 min for 1 hour. If no vomiting
, then increase to 2 tsp.
Every 10 min for one hour. If no vomiting, then go to 3 tsp every 10 min for one hour. If tolerating this, then allow to drink freely. If they vomit, hold off on fluids for 30-60 min as the gut is primed to vomit. If not tolerated, go to er.